The World between the Eyes

The World between the Eyes

by Fred Chappell

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Originally published in 1971, Chappell's first volume of poetry takes on subjects ranging from his love for his wife and son to skin flicks, baseball, blues, orbiting satellites, and the slaughter of pigs. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

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Louisiana State University Press
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Voices of the South Series
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5.48(w) x 8.94(h) x 0.18(d)

Meet the Author

Fred Chappell is the author of a dozen books of verse, two story collections, and eight novels. A native of Canton in the mountains of western North Carolina, he has taught at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro since 1964. He is the winner of, among other awards, the Bollingen Prize in Poetry, Aiken Taylor Prize, T. S. Eliot Prize, and Roanoke-Chowan Poetry Prize seven times over.

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